Scholarship Applicant Criteria and Requirements:
Reside in Lake County, Florida.
Be a current Lake County full-time, 10-12th grade high school student, or homeschool equivalent.
Not have been found guilty of, or plead no contest to a felony charge.
Go online at: www.mountdoramusicfest.com and click on Scholarship to download application and criteria. Return by regular mail to: Mount Dora Music Festival, ‘Scholarship’, P.O. Box 712, Mount Dora, FL 32756.
Write a one page, single-spaced 300-word typewritten essay describing your plans for the scholarship funds, and how they reflect your passion for the pursuit of music as a career goal or avocation.
Provide two reference letters from people familiar, but unrelated to you describing your dedication, current accomplishments and potential future in the music field.
Provide a video audition with instrument or voice (maximum five minute time limit) .
Application deadline February 6, 2015.
Scholarship winners to receive award the evening of February 22, 2015.
Entries must be postmarked by February 6, 2015. Entries postmarked thereafter will be disqualified.
Download application and return by regular mail to:
Mail entires to:
Mount Dora Music Festival
Greg and Barbara Phillips Music Scholarship
PO Box 712
Mount Dora, Florida 32756
Scholarship to be awarded February 22, 2015.